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TV TONIGHT ALFRE WOODARD JOINS 'HOUSEWIVES' - Like many series, ABC's Desperate Housewives...women meet a new neighbor, Betty Applewhite. She's played by Alfre Woodard, who will join the full-time cast when new episodes resume in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/22/liv_453917.shtml
Life & style
Casting set for Manhattan Theatre Club's next play

...Crow," Regina Taylor's retelling of Chekhov's "The Seagull" set in present-day South Carolina, will star Alfre Woodard as the family matriarch, a classical actress named Josephine Nicholas Ark Trip. Also in the cast will be Joe Morton...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/17/art_392515.shtml
Arts
Questions abound as 'Housewives' returns

...magnificent," Bree said, once she had removed Phyllis' garish orange choice from the body. Brand-new housewife Betty (Alfre Woodard) and her teenage son Matthew got off to a properly mysterious start when Matthew sympathetically told Bree's daughter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/27/tel_6793.shtml
Television
In the know

...who could be king. How to Make an American Quilt -- A wonderful cast -- including Winona Ryder, Anne Bancroft, Alfre Woodard, Maya Angelou and Jean Simmons -- is the best reason to watch this 1995 adaptation of Whitney Otto's book about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/06/liv_267259.shtml
Life & style
In the know

...who could be king. How to Make an American Quilt -- A wonderful cast -- including Winona Ryder, Anne Bancroft, Alfre Woodard, Maya Angelou and Jean Simmons -- is the best reason to watch this 1995 adaptation of Whitney Otto's book about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/05/liv_267159.shtml
Life & style
A documentary explores the plight of aging actresses

...Melanie Griffith, Daryl Hannah, Holly Hunter, Diane Lane, Meg Ryan, Sharon Stone, Tracey Ullman, JoBeth Williams, Alfre Woodard and finally Debra Winger - a middle-aged viewer can't help wondering: Where have they all gone? How come we don't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/18/tel_385038.shtml
Television
'Desperate Housewives' actor Page Kennedy fired

...in mystery and seen only briefly as he was held captive in the basement of Wisteria Lane newcomer Betty Applewhite (Alfre Woodard). In the Oct. 23 episode, it was revealed that Caleb may be responsible for a teenager's murder in Chicago...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/11/10/tel_21314.shtml
Television
Talking with 'New Guy' star DJ Qualls

...character carries out a real-life lesson Qualls learned a few weeks ago when he toured South Central Los Angeles with Alfre Woodard, his co-star in the upcoming film "The Core." "It was a world that I never knew," Qualls says by phone during...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/10/app_343883.shtml
Applause
New DVD releases

...feel-good time on the dance floor as Antonio Banderas plays a hoofing instructor who's hired by a high school principal (Alfre Woodard) to teach ballroom moves to tough inner-city teens. The slick flick plays out with sugary predictability and piles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/31/mov_94658.shtml
Movies
Mini reviews

...star in the upscale salon run by Jorge (Kevin Bacon), then walks out to start her own shop, staffed by such as Alfre Woodard and Keshia Knight Pulliam. Djimon Hounsou is the handsome African upstairs, Alicia Silverstone is the ambitious shampoo...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/31/mov_448957.shtml
Movies